BMI View: South Africa's mining sector will face persistent headwinds due to labour unrest, mineral price
weakness, further divestments and retrenchment.
Latest Updates And Structural Trends
- Coal: On August 29 2016, Coal India approved signing of a memorand ..."
BMI View: Zimbabwe's mining industry will grow steadily in absolute terms over our forecast period
through to 2020 as production increases across the key platinum and diamond mining sub-sectors.
Latest Developments & Structural Trends
? Zimbabwe is richly endowe ..."
BMI View: With a relative abundance of high grade mineral resources, Cameroon boasts attractive mining
potential. Foreign investment has picked up over the past five years, but the collapse in metals prices
slowed the progress of a number of big iron ore and bauxite p ..."
BMI View: The DRC's mining sector will be supported by the country's vast high-grade mineral reserves
and strong mining project pipeline. Despite this, low mineral prices, mineral policy uncertainty and unrest
in the east will limit investment growth.
Latest Dev ..."
BMI View: Mozambique's mining revenue will remain heavily dependent on the country's coal sector,
leaving the sector exposed to continued global coal price weakness. Despite this, coal production growth
will continue to exceed gold output growth. Furthermore, both sec ..."
BMI View: Namibia is one of the smaller markets we monitor with the sub-Saharan mining landscape;
however, the country is one of the more attractive from an investment standpoint. The country has
substantial diamond deposits, which have yet to receive the level of att ..."
BMI View: Botswana's mining industry has considerable potential, with sizeable mineral deposits
complemented by a stable political climate and supportive regulatory environment.
Latest Updates & Forecasts
? In April 2016, UK-owned diamond exploring company Botsw ..."
BMI View: Zambia's mining royalty reversal will support the sector's investment outlook. However, both
low copper and coal prices and the country's high degree of mineral policy uncertainty will continue to
limit the sector's production growth until the country's Pr ..."
BMI View: Following decades of neglect, Angola's mining sector has become increasingly open to overseas
mining companies and investors as the government looks to accelerate the development of the industry to
ease dependence on oil revenues. Recent investment has been ..."
BMI View: Ghana's gold production will remain subdued as low gold prices will drive miners' to cut costs
and restructure organisations. In addition, the country's regulatory environment and ongoing power
shortages will limit the sector's growth outlook.
Latest D ..."